School of Professional Development

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In 1996, the School of Professional Development began offering online courses to meet the needs of working professionals. Today we schedule more than 100 online courses per term, which can be used in our seven fully online degree and certificate programs.

Please read through the information below; if you still have questions, contact us.

SPD Online Overview

New Student Information

Getting Started

Blackboard Video Tutorials

Online Learning Orientation

Username and Password (NetID)

Course Access

Blackboard Portal (log-in page)

Online Support

SPD Online—New York Business Hours

Open SUNY—Technical Assistance
Hours: 5 pm to 9 pm Eastern,
Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm Eastern;
Sunday: 1 pm to 9 pm Eastern
t: 1-844-673-6786


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